Proceeds from your ticket purchase will provide care for more than 118,000 animals in need in your community and throughout the province of British Columbia. To learn more about our work caring for animals, see the BC SPCA’s Stats at a Glance. The BC SPCA is proud to be among the elite group of Canadian […]
Will my winnings be taxed?
As mandated by Canada Revenue Agency, lottery winnings are not taxable. They are not considered income or capital gains. The money is all yours! […]
Is my BC SPCA Lottery ticket purchase tax deductible?
No, your ticket purchase is not tax deductible. Although your purchase generously helps the BC SPCA care for and protect animals in need, Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) regulations do not allow purchased lottery tickets to be tax deductible. […]
How will I know if I have won?
All winners will be contacted by phone from the BC SPCA Provincial Office. The 50/50 winner will be contacted and announced on May 30, 2023. All other winners will be subsequently contacted and announced on prize days designated throughout June 2023. Winners will be announced online at lottery.spca.bc.ca/winners. A copy of your ticket is not […]
Can I win more than once?
Yes, you have the chance to win multiple prizes! Every ticket is eligible for every prize draw except for the 50/50 Bonus. Only 50/50 Bonus ticket buyers are eligible to win the 50/50 Bonus prize. […]
Do I have to live in British Columbia?
The purchase must be made from within B.C. and prizes cannot be distributed outside the province. For more details please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org […]
How old do I have to be in order to buy a ticket?
You must be 19 years of age or older. […]
When can I expect to receive my ticket(s)?
You will receive your emailed ticket in 2-3 business days. The first email that you receive from the BC SPCA Lottery will be a confirmation of your ticket order. The second email will include your ticket details. If you have chosen to have your tickets mailed to you, tickets will be delivered to you via […]
What are the important lottery dates that I should be aware of?
Ticket sales start: Thursday, March 9, 2023 Final ticket sales: Friday, May 12, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. Draw date: Tuesday, May 30, 2023 between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. The draw will be held at the BC SPCA Vancouver Branch (1205 East 7th Avenue, Vancouver B.C.) […]
Why can’t I order the 50/50 tickets by mail?
50/50 tickets are popular and we are expecting them to sell quickly. We are trying to prevent the extra administrative costs for the BC SPCA in contacting all purchasers who order by mail after they sell out. If you are unable to pay by phone or through the website please call 604-205-5998 or toll free […]